Definite Artlcle: Good Resource or Chart?

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Definite Artlcle: Good Resource or Chart?

Unread post by clarsach » Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:58 pm

Is there a good, single source for all the definite articles, and which to use in which case, gender, plural/singular, initial letters, and so on?

I'm slowly compiling one from multiple sources, but surely I'm re-inventing the wheel?



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Definite Artlcle: Good Resource or Chart?

Unread post by ithinkitsnice » Tue Aug 16, 2016 7:16 pm

The back pages of the 'Essential Gaelic' dictionary have them presented in the most intuitive fashion imo (exactly the hierarchy you have them listed).

Other views of them would probably be useful in certain contexts but for an overall understanding I think that's the way.

edit: like this guy's done, except it's a wee bit messy looking
http://www.echonotation.com/write-your-own-grammar/

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Definite Artlcle: Good Resource or Chart?

Unread post by clarsach » Tue Aug 16, 2016 11:23 pm

Fantastic, thank you!

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Definite Artlcle: Good Resource or Chart?

Unread post by faoileag » Wed Aug 17, 2016 12:44 am

Akerbelz is your friend here, as so often. :D


http://akerbeltz.org/index.php?title=Masculine_nouns

http://akerbeltz.org/index.php?title=Feminine_nouns


Table with traditional version of masc and fem (incl. definite, indefinite, and with adjectives) here as printable pdf:

http://akerbeltz.org/images/6/6b/Na_Tui ... 3%B2s_.pdf



:-)

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Definite Artlcle: Good Resource or Chart?

Unread post by GunChleoc » Mon Aug 29, 2016 12:59 pm

We also have a list sorted by patterns rather than by case/gender:

http://www.foramnagaidhlig.net/index.php?page=149

It always helps to look at them from different angles to sort them out in your head.
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